MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE
<br />EDINA VILLAGE COUNCIL HELD AT VILLAGE HALL ON
<br />MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1972
<br />Members answering rollcall were Councilmen Courtney, Shaw and Johnson, who
<br />served as Mayor Pro Tem in the absence of Mayor Bredesen and Councilman Van
<br />FIREFIGHTER THOMAS M. HURLEY COMMENDED.
<br />Thomas M. Hurley of the Edina Fire Department a certificate indicating his
<br />completion of a correspondence course in Supervisory Methods in Municipal
<br />Administration which was given by the International City Management Associ-
<br />by Village employees to improve their services to the Village.
<br />Mayor Pro Tem Johnson presented to
<br />Mayor Pro Tem Johnson pointed out that this award demonstrates efforts
<br />PARCEL 1730, SEC. 30, T. 28, R. 24 LOT DIVISION APPROVED; SALE OF PROPERTY
<br />AUTHORIZED. Affidavits of Notice were presented by Clerk, approved as to
<br />form and ordered placed on file. Mr. Luce advised Council that, if the divi-
<br />sion is approved, it is proposed to sell the property to a contractor who
<br />would construct two dwellings on the site.
<br />Mr. Luce showed pictures of houses similar to those proposed to be constructed
<br />on the site, which is the location of the old fire station site.
<br />ions were heard, whereupon Councilman Courtney offered the following resolution
<br />and moved its adoption:
<br />l?HEREAS, the following described property is at present a single tract of land:
<br />With the aid of the view-graph,
<br />No object-
<br />TEey North :377,%8 f&!. sf-'eEZic @&rZ *of the &~f':660' feet of Northwest
<br />Quarter of Southwest Quarter of Section 30, T. 28, R. 24, except the
<br />West 410 feet thereof, and except the East 30 feet and South 2.5 feet
<br />thereof; also the West 20 feet of East 250 feet of South 2.5 feet of North
<br />177148 feet of West 660 feet of Northwest Quarter of Southwest Quarter
<br />of Sec. 30, T. 28, R. 24; and
<br />WHEREAS, the owner has requested the subdivision of said tract into separate
<br />parcels (herein called "Parcels&') described as follows :
<br />The East 110 feet of North 177.48 feet of the West 660 feet of the
<br />Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Sec. 30, T. 28, R. 24
<br />except the West 410 feet thereof and except the East 30 feet thereof
<br />and except the South 2.5 feet thereof; and
<br />The North 177.48 feet of the Vest 660 feet of the Northwest Quarter of
<br />the Southwest Quarter of Sec. 30, T. 28, R. 24, except the West 410
<br />feet thereof and except the East 140 feet thereof and also except the
<br />South 2.5 feet thereof; also the tJest 20 feet of East 250 feet of South
<br />2.5 feet of North 177.48 feet of West 660 feet of Northwest Quarter of
<br />Southwest Quarter of Sec. 30, T. 28, R. 24; and
<br />IJHEmAS, it has been determined that compliance with the Subdivision and Zon-
<br />ing Regulations of the Village of Edina will create an unnecessary hardship
<br />and said Parcels 9s-separate-tractszof land do not interfere with the pur-
<br />poses of the Subdivision and Zoning Regulations as contained in the Village
<br />of Edina Ordinance Nos. 811 ar'd 801;
<br />NmJ, THEREFOBE, it is hereby resolved by the Village Council of the Village
<br />of Edina that the conveyance and ownership of said Parcels as separate tracts
<br />of land is hereby approved and the requirements and provisions of Ordinance No.
<br />811 and Ordinance No. 801 are hereby waived to allow said division.and convey-
<br />ance thereof as separate tracts.of land but are not waived for any other
<br />purpose or as to any other provision thereof, and subject, however, to the
<br />provision that no further subdivision be made of said Parcels unless made in
<br />compliance with the pertinent ordinances of the Village of Edina or with the
<br />prior approval of this Council as may be provided for by those ordinances.
<br />Motion for adoption of the resolution was seconded by Councilman Shaw and on
<br />rollcall there were three ayes and'no nays and the resolution was adopted.
<br />Mr. Luce recalled that bids Iiad been taken for this property on November 15,
<br />1971, high bid at which time $14,150 by Village Estates,-Inc., had been
<br />rejected by Council. He recalled that a bid of $21,000 had been approved at
<br />the meeting of January 17, 1972,, subject to approval of the lot division,
<br />whereupon Councilman Shaw' s motion was seconded by Councilman Courtney and
<br />carried 8Whorizing the sale of the property to Ed Hansen Builder, Inc., for
<br />$21,000.00 with assessments paid.
<br />PRELIMINARY PLAT APPROVAL GRANTED BRAEMAR HILLS 6T.H ADDITION. Affidavits of
<br />Notice were presented by Clerk, approved as to form and ordered placed on file.
<br />Mr. Luce presented Braemar Hills 6th Addition for preliminary plat approval
<br />as recommended by the Planning Commission, with the condition the Village
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